PolyU created the initial batch of 800 face shields, but local manufacturers will be responsible for future supplies. Photo: K.Y. ChengPolyU created the initial batch of 800 face shields, but local manufacturers will be responsible for future supplies. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
PolyU created the initial batch of 800 face shields, but local manufacturers will be responsible for future supplies. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

The Polytechnic University lab 3D printing face shields for coronavirus-battling Hong Kong hospital workers

  • Technicians hand over 10,000 of the coverings to Hospital Authority
  • There are plans to make up to 30,000 per day by the end of March, in conjunction with local manufacturers

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
PolyU created the initial batch of 800 face shields, but local manufacturers will be responsible for future supplies. Photo: K.Y. ChengPolyU created the initial batch of 800 face shields, but local manufacturers will be responsible for future supplies. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
PolyU created the initial batch of 800 face shields, but local manufacturers will be responsible for future supplies. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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